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Wat is the difference between 절망하고있어 and 필사적인?

For learning: Korean
Base language: English
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    I've thought about this question for a long time, but I really have no idea how I explain. But here is a little thing.
    절망하고 있어 means "I'm feeling desperate." It could be used when you lost all hope.
    필사적인 means desperately. It could be used when you almost lose your hope. But at least you are trying to do something.

    Shortly, when you want to say I feel desperate(do nothing), you have to use "나는 절망적이야."
    and when you're trying to do something desperately, you have to use "나는 필사적이야."

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